Cognitive perception of space in Mesoamerica (Topoi C-5-8)

This research project studied prehispanic codices and early colonial map-like documents from Mesoamerica. It shows the changes the representations underwent after contact with the Spaniards. reflect a distinctive perception by means of a graphical representation system that distinguishes them from the “lienzos” and “mapas” (maps) produced in the course of the Spanish colonization.

Eintrag bearbeitet: 15-08-2022